MLS # 18-2670
Tucked away behind private gates and situated down a long enchanting lane is a 1.1-acre estate that exudes timeless elegance. This quintessential Montecito Estate is all about lifestyle. The magnificent gardens, designed by premier landscape architect Eric Nagelman, are perfect for sophisticated social gatherings or simple family fun. Rolling expansive lawns, a trickling entry fountain, zen gardens, and a creek bubbling beneath a bridge, are all bounded by impressive specimen trees. The multiple outdoor patios are perfect for relaxation or outdoor entertaining. A luxurious swimming pool and spa are positioned with captivating mountain views.
The main home is imbued with an ambiance of subdued sophistication. There is a grand living room with a classic arched ceiling, a fireplace, and French doors leading to one of the outdoor patios. The welcoming great room has a gourmet kitchen, a fireplace, an expansive island, and multiple French doors that enhance the delightful indoor/outdoor flow of this lovely home. There is a formal dining room complete with wet bar, making it perfect for fine dining. The gorgeous, private master suite is graced with it’s own sitting room, spacious walk-in closet, and two bathrooms. It opens out to the park-like garden oasis. In a separate wing of the house there are two additional bedrooms with French doors and garden vistas.
The attached guesthouse is fully self-contained and could accommodate an entire family with its three bedrooms, two full bathrooms, darling kitchenette and full laundry.
Year Built: 1939 - Updated 2002-2004
Square Footage: 4,850 + garage
6 Bedrooms + 5 1/2 Bathrooms
Forced Air Gas Heating and Central Air Conditioning
Security Gates + Security System
Schools: Montecito Union Elementary, SB Jr High School, SB Sr High School